- Cleveland US-OH
Assistant manager for internationally known Grammy Award winning and Blues Hall of Fame musician. Responsibilities included managing performance schedules, touring dates, band member accommodations, publicity, and marketing of merchandise.
Autism/ADHD ConsultantLicensed Social Worker (LSW) -- State of OhioFive-year Ohio Professional Teaching License as an Intervention Specialist (K-12) for Mild/Moderate and Gifted/Talented educational needs. Additional training and graduate coursework in Language Science and Autism. Presentations on bullying prevention in the schools and in the workplace. Cognitive behavior strategist, counselor and Licensed Social Worker (LSW).
Write curriculum and engage high school STEM students in college preparation for engineering classes. Create and direct projects with waterwheels, bridges and structural design. Arrange for local companies to provide support for student learning in the use of laser topography and other areas.
Section Chief of Customer Service for military personnel, Chemical Dependency Treatment and Educational Program Director--Stationed on active duty at Pease Air Force Base, New Hampshire. Duties as emergency management engineering/planning staff officer from 1983 to 1998 attached to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) at regional offices in both Denton, Texas and Chicago, Illinois. Assisted in the 1992 Hurricane Andrew disaster recovery efforts as a trainer and mental health consultant.
Teaching experience in all grade levels from Kindergarten to 12th Grade. Highly qualified teacher (HQT) grades 7-12 in English--Language Arts, Reading, Science, Mathematics & Social Studies. In June 2007, graduated a class of six seniors with autism/multiple disabilities from James Ford Rhodes High School. From 2009 to 2011 taught a class of K-2 students with autism and multiple exceptionalities at Louis Agassiz School.
Licensed social worker and certified chemical dependency counselor with a special program which created independent sober housing for persons in recovery from addictions. Involved with the creation many sober housing environments which included the development of Oxford Houses. Oxford House, Inc. is an international nonprofit system of sober houses based in Silver Springs, Maryland. In addition--created and delivered educational seminars on sober housing and addiction recovery programs.
Customer service and engineering implementation specialist for a major telecommunications and electronics technology corporation. Serviced customers with various types of long distance, software implementation and hardware equipment needs. Engineering of software defined networks, long distance servicing and local business office phone systems for business customers nationwide working in Dallas, Texas and Cleveland, Ohio. Completed the Dale Carnegie--Human Relations & Public Speaking Course (1988).